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Chris Davis

Kendrys Morales, Mike Moustakas lead Royals to 3-2 victory over Orioles

KANSAS CITY, Mo. In the bottom of Tuesday's eighth inning, as the Royals prepared to complete a 3-2 victory over the Orioles, a solitary reliever rose and occupied a mound in the left-field bullpen at Kauffman Stadium. For the second time in three days, Wade Davis would pitch the ninth inning in place of closer Greg Holland. Manager Ned Yost had revealed on Monday that Holland suffered from a "cranky" right arm, which manifested in the form of stiffness in his elbow and shoulder. Holland has not pitched since Saturday, when he initially requested a day of rest but completed an eight-pitch, one-out save when Kelvin Herrera allowed two Red Sox batters to reach base. Davis...